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  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker fights back as recall effort begins

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker fights back as recall effort begins
    Democrats and liberal activists officially launched a campaign Tuesday to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, an effort rooted in the Republican's successful effort to pass legislation stripping public employees of collective bargaining rights. And...
  • Prop. 26 confusion: What's a tax?

     
    When should a "fee" be called a "tax"? Is it a tax or a fee when the government slaps a 20-cent-per-pack levy on cigarettes to help clean up litter -- as San Francisco has? Is it a fee or a......
  • California group pursues illegal immigrant crackdown modeled on Arizona's law

     
    Proponents of a California initiative modeled after Arizona’s controversial immigration law may begin gathering signatures to place the measure on the ballot in 2012, California Secretary of State Debra Bowen announced Tuesday. The measure would require...
  • Zynga, maker of FarmVille on Facebook, buys Newtoy in play for mobile

     
    Showing it is highly focused on conquering mobile the way it has the personal computer, Zynga Game Network Inc., the biggest maker of games on Facebook Inc. including FarmVille, said Thursday it had bought Texas mobile-game company Newtoy Inc. Newtoy........
  • Developer accused of orchestrating political scheme in Riverside County

     
    A Florida developer connected to an alleged political corruption scandal that led to the indictment and recall of four San Jacinto City Council members was accused Monday of orchestrating another political scheme in Riverside County. A Riverside County...
  • Proposition 8: A scolding for Schwarzenegger and Brown

     
    In Monday's editorial on the Proposition 8 hearing, The Times' editorial board argued that Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Atty. Gen. Jerry Brown should have defended the initiative in federal court. Without them, the defenders of the initiative faced...
  • Century-old grove of oaks and sycamores to be cleared

     
    Saying delays will be costly and put homeowners at risk, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved the removal of nearly 200 coast live oaks and sycamores in a San Gabriel Valley canyon in order to clear sediment......
  • Ocean Strand group to continue collecting signatures, but issue may be off the ballot

     
    Members of Keep Your Boca Beaches Public, the group seeking to bar private development at Ocean Strand have hit a snag with their proposed ballot initiatives. The measures are intended to bar private development on city and greater Boca......
  • East Penn roundtable meeting rescheduled

     
    An East Penn roundtable event scheduled for tonight [January 18] has been rescheduled to January 25. The meeting, entitled "What Will Happen to East Penn Schools?," will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 25, at the Emmaus Public Library, 11 E. Main St.,...
  • Roundtable on East Penn Schools

     
    A citizens group in the East Penn School District has organized a meeting for later this month to discuss the future of the district. The meeting, entitled "What Will Happen to East Penn Schools?," will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at the Emmaus...
  • South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley: 'When I survey this troubled landscape, I am not discouraged'

     
    The daughter of Indian immigrants is South Carolina's first female and first minority chief executive....